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Killed in action 23rd February 1918 in the frontline trenches between Gricourt and Fayet, with the 2/4th Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry.

Name: William Loveridge
Birth Place: Oxford
Death Date: 23 Feb 1918
Death Location: France & Flanders
Enlistment Location: Oxford
Rank: Private
Regiment: Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry
Battalion: 2/4th Battalion
Number: 202276
Type of Casualty: Killed in action
Theatre of War: Western European Theatre

In the 1901 Census he was listed as a Paper Mill Labourer.

In the 1911 Census he was shown as a Fitter’s Labourer at the Paper Mill in Wolvercote, Oxfordshire.

Married Margret Josephine Harrison in 1911. I believe they had a son William Alfred Loveridge.



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